Markieff Morris Suspended For One Game

Markieff_Morris_Suns_2013Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris is suspended for one game for elbowing Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka in the face, the NBA announced Thursday.

The play came during a free throw battle in a preseason game Tuesday. Ibaka was between Morris and his twin brother, Marcus Morris, as the ball came off the rim. Markieff Morris lifted his arm and threw an elbow into Ibaka’s face as the ball went in. Morris was ejected in the third quarter of the 88-76 Suns win.

Source: Adi Joseph, USAToday.com

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